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MDKSA-2006:045: MySQL Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Check for the version of the MySQL package
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory MDKSA-2006:045 (MySQL).
Eric Romang discovered a temporary file vulnerability in the mysql_install_db
script provided with MySQL. This vulnerability only affects versions of MySQL
4.1.x prior to 4.1.12. The updated packages have been patched to address this
Solution : http://wwwnew.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:045
Threat Level: High
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